Monthly Archives: June 2015

Companions and Brothers in Gippsland

On Monday 22nd June, a number of Holy Royal Arch Masons attended the regular meeting of South Gippsland HRA Chapter No 25 to witness the presentation by MEmComp Robert Paroissien, PGZ of a 50 Year Jewel to his “big brother” MEmComp David (also, PGZ). They are pictured below, with David on the left. [caption id="attachment_1366" align="aligncenter" width="300"] (Photo: D Kent)[/caption] Also in attendance was the MEm First Grand Principal, MEmComp

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Grand Imperial Conclave of Victoria – Re-Installation

At the Maroondah MC, on Saturday 27th June, the First Grand Principal attended the Re-Installation ceremony for Most Illustrious Knight Richard Elkington as Grand Sovereign and Right Illustrious and Eminent Knight David Yole as Grand Viceroy, and the Investiture of elected and appointed officers for the Grand Imperial Conclave of Victoria (a.k.a. Red Cross of Constantine). After an interesting and friendly ceremony, at which ladies and other guests

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Last Grand Craft Communication at Dallas Brooks Centre

Well, Companions, it had to arrive sometime. And there it was: Wednesday 17th June 2015 – the last Quarterly Communication of UGL Victoria at 300 Albert Street. The Grand Principals of the SGC Victoria were there as a key part of the Grand Chapter delegation. [caption id="attachment_1370" align="aligncenter" width="300"] (Photo: A DelNevo)[/caption] So now there is no ceremonial headquarters for Grand Chapter or Grand Craft. Let us all hope that

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Hampden HRA Chapter No 56 – Surrender of Charter

It has ever been a solemn occasion when the Grand Team visits a Holy Royal Arch Chapter to pick up their Charter. The return of Hampden’s Charter saw a contingent of the Grand Team travel to Camperdown Masonic Centre on Saturday 13th June where this solemn duty was performed. [caption id="attachment_1373" align="aligncenter" width="300"] (Photo: P White)[/caption]   Peter White says about his picture below: “The companions of the Hampden

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    Forthcoming Events

    1. Billanook HRAC Installation

      February 14 @ 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
    2. SGCV New Team Luncheon

      February 16 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    3. Grand Chapter visit to Hand of Friendship

      February 19 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    4. Grand Mark Communication

      February 19 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
    5. Yarram HRAC Installation

      February 22 @ 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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    With one in every seven Craft Masons being also Holy Royal Arch Masons it is likely that many of your Craft friends are already in the ‘Chapter’